Here’s how Beyonce Knowles became the Richest Star under 30By ANI
Saturday, June 20, 2009
WASHINGTON - A breakdown on how American R and B singer Beyonce Knowles earned her millions, and was named the Richest Star under 30 in 2008, has been provided by Forbes magazine.
Knowles, 27, earned herself the name after she made 87 million dollars in just one year, and each and every penny earned has been justified, reports Hollyscoop.
The breakdown by Forbes is as follows:
Touring and Merchandise: 14 million dollars.
Album Sales: 21 million dollars.
Music Publishing: 8 million dollars.
Film: 5 million dollars.
Endorsements: 20 million dollars.
Tour Sponsors: 4 million dollars.
Fashion: 15 million dollars.
In 2008, the singer had dropped a double album, starred in two movies, performed at both the Oscars and the Presidential Inaugural Ball and embarked on a 110-date international tour.
She also worked on her clothing line, as well as her jewellery and eyeglass line, and even did many endorsements. (ANI)